Daily Archives: December 13, 2015

Brink v. Continental Insurance Company

[Translate]   DANIEL BRINK, ET AL., Appellants, v. CONTINENTAL INSURANCE COMPANY, ET AL., Appellees. No. 13-7165.United States Court of Appeals, District of Columbia Circuit.Argued January 13, 2015.Decided June 2, 2015.Joshua T. Gillelan II argued the cause and filed the briefs … Continue reading

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Marshall v. EXELIS SYSTEMS CORPORATION,

[Translate]   RASHANNA MARSHALL, Plaintiff, v. EXELIS SYSTEMS CORPORATION, and LAWRENCE LINDLOFF, Defendants. Civil Action No. 13-cv-00545-CMA-KMT.United States District Court, D. Colorado.March 26, 2015. ORDER GRANTING IN PART AND DENYING IN PART DEFENDANTS’ MOTIONS FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT ]CHRISTINE M. ARGUELLO, … Continue reading

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BATTELLE MEMORIAL INSTITUTE v. DICECCA

[Translate] 792 F.3d 214 (2015) BATTELLE MEMORIAL INSTITUTE, and Vigilant Insurance Company, Petitioners, v. Sandra DiCECCA, and Director, Office of Workers’ Compensation Programs, United States Department of Labor, Respondents. No. 14-1742.United States Court of Appeals, First Circuit.July 6, 2015.

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Private prison operator Serco has been the Corrections Minister’s worst nightmare

[Translate] Private prison operator Serco has been the Corrections Minister’s worst nightmare Outgoing Corrections Minister Sam Lotu-Iiga gets mobbed by media over the issues with Serco-run Mt Eden prison. Private prison operator Serco has hit the headlines for all the … Continue reading

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PM won’t rule out Serco as future operator

[Translate] PM won’t rule out Serco as future operator Updated at 11:06 am on 10 December 2015 Amelia Langford – amelia.langford@radionz.co.nz Prime Minister John Key has left the door open for the Serco to rebid for the Mt Eden prison … Continue reading

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Australians wanted in PNG rape case still at large

[Translate] Australians wanted in PNG rape case still at large Updated at 5:26 pm on 9 December 2015 The MP for Papua New Guinea’s Manus Island says nothing has been done to return three Australians to face rape charges. The … Continue reading

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(Re)Establishing Control? Flag State Regulation of Antipiracy PMSCs

[Translate] (Re)Establishing Control? Flag State Regulation of Antipiracy PMSCs pages 84-97 Publishing models and article dates explained Received: 14 Nov 2014 Accepted: 19 Dec 2014 Published online: 19 May 2015 Abstract In response to the increasing employment of Privately Contracted … Continue reading

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Holding on to the Monopoly on Violence? The Use of Armed Force, the Dutch Approach to PMSCs, and the Anti-Piracy Case

[Translate] Holding on to the Monopoly on Violence? The Use of Armed Force, the Dutch Approach to PMSCs, and the Anti-Piracy Case Authors: Scott-Smith, Giles; Janssen, Marcel Source: St Antony’s International Review, Volume 9, Number 2, February 2014, pp. 54-70(17) Abstract: The … Continue reading

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The United Arab Emirates has deployed a team of Colombian mercenaries to fight in Yemen

[Translate] The United Arab Emirates has deployed a team of Colombian mercenaries to fight in Yemen Jeremy Bender Dec. 1, 2015, 3:46 PM  Thomson ReutersHouthi militants secure the site of Saudi-led air strikes in Yemen’s capital Sanaa See Also The … Continue reading

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Australian mercenary reportedly killed in Yemen

[Translate] Australian mercenary reportedly killed in Yemen December 9, 2015 Marissa Calligeros and AAP Fighting in the Yemeni city of Taiz, where tribal fighters have been battling with Shiite rebels known as Houthis. Photo: AP An Australian mercenary has reportedly … Continue reading

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